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The eye of Cybele : a novel

Author: Daniel Chavarría
Publisher: New York : Akashic Books, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Eye of Cybele is equal parts historical epic, whodunnit-style thriller, highbrow erotica and philosophical discourse. Set in late sixth-century BC, during the reign of Pericles, it recreates the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Chavarría
ISBN: 188845167X 9781888451672 1852428856 9781852428853
OCLC Number: 57675198
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
Notes: This translation originally published: New York: Akashic, 2002.
Description: 596 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Ojo dindymenio.
Responsibility: by Daniel Chavarría ; translation by Carlos Lopez.

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Balancing thrills galore and much violence and sexual debauchery with a subtle philosophical debate, this is a wonderfully literate and witty historical adventure, and a major contribution to the Read more...

 
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